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San Diego Air and Space Museum


The San Diego Air and Space Museum celebrates aviation and space flight history and technology.

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San Diego Air and Space Museum
2001 Pan American Plaza
San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 234-8291 Phone
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California Light and Sound
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San Diego Air and Space Museum
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san diego air and space museum
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general dynamics astronautics
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Note : Content ends abruptly. Description : Reel-to-reel tape recording (speed 1 7/8) of San Diego local radio broadcast of the moon landing on 20 July 1969. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by San Diego Air and Space Museum. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
San Diego Air and Space Museum
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Note : Repetitive thump is inherent in the original recording. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use...
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Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
San Diego Air and Space Museum
by Rozelle, Howard
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Note : Hiss and muffled audio is inherent to the original recording. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use...
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Description : In one of the most unusual aviation events in Southern California history, Walter Osipoff was parachuting out of an airplane when his parachute got caught and he was dragged for over an hour. This oral history recounts how he was saved in an air to air rescue attempt. Call Number : C-44 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by San Diego Air and Space Museum. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio tape
San Diego Air and Space Museum
by Wagner, Bill
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Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in...
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Source: 5 Tapes of 5: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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Note : Digitized from dub of reel-to-reel recording. Description : Oral history by Ed Morrow, who was a technical advisor in the building of the Spirit of St. Louis. Call Number : C-35 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by San Diego Air and Space Museum. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio tape
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Description : Walt Lawr was a commercial pilot in and around San Diego in 1930s. Call Number : C-54 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by San Diego Air and Space Museum. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and...
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Description : Oral history of the builders of the Spirit of St. Louis recorded in 1966 at the old San Diego Air and Space Museum. Interviews with Daniel R. Burnett, Jr. and Stan Jones. Call Number : R-6 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by San Diego Air and Space Museum. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by...
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Note : Program is recorded at low level. Gap in program between 00:29:38-00:30:00 in Part 1. Several gaps and distortion in Part 3. Content ends abruptly. Description : Interview with pioneer aviator Waldo Waterman. Call Number : R-6 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by San Diego Air and Space Museum. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/4 inch audio tape
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Note : Second part of Dorothy Fleet oral history interview on Part 1 (first part missing). O.F. Meyer oral history interview on Part 2. Description : One cassette with Oral Histories from two people who worked at Consolidated Aircraft at the start of World War Two. Call Number : C-128 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by San Diego Air and Space Museum. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the...
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Note : Hiss and distortion as on original recording. Description : This is a recording of flight engineers discussing the performance of the Convair 880 after its first flight.   The Convair 880 was the first Jet Airliner produced in California and was a competitor of the better known Boeing 707. Command pilot: Donald P. Germeraad; Co-Pilot: Philip M. Prophett; Test Engineer: Bud Davies Call Number : C-110-A Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the San Diego Air and Space Museum....
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Note : Hum and distortion as on original recording. Part one has silence from approximately 03:10 until 03:37 and 07:28 until 07:42. Part two is in silence from approximately 28:21 until 28:36. Ends abruptly. Description : The interviewee was a demonstration pilot for the Wright Brothers, and also flew with Glenn Curtiss in Southern California during the 1910s.   Call Number : R-26 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the San Diego Air and Space Museum. Copyright Holder has given...
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Description : Tony Levier was the chief pilot of Lockheed Aircraft based in Burbank, California.   He tested some of the most significant aircraft produced in California during the 1950s and 60s.   Call Number : C-139-A Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the San Diego Air and Space Museum. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use...
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Note : In part 1 - program is in silence from approximately 29:39 until 30:01. Hiss and hum as on original recording. Description : Interview with an aviator that took flight lessons from Glenn Curtiss in San Diego.   Glenn Curtiss started a flight school on North Island in 1911 and is considered by many to be the father of Naval Aviation.   This school was the start of Naval Aviation in Southern California. Call Number : R-22 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the San Diego Air and...
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Note : Hiss, distortion, and low levels as on original recording.   Description : The Convair XC-99 was the largest piston-engined land-based transport aircraft ever built.   It flew for the first time in 1947 and the thousands of San Diegans came out to witness this event.   Notes on original container : Radio interview. 2 cuts both same. Eyewitness of Convair XC-99 taking off and landing. Also interview with flt. Test engineeer. Recording made from 78 record. Call Number : C-131 Rights :...
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Description : Arnold Peik was a barnstormer who opened an airport named after himself sometime in the 1930s.   This airport was located by Mission Bay in San Diego.   The airport operated until sometime in the 1960s and was one of the largest privately owned ones in the area. This interview will shed light not only on the history of the airport, but also give more details about the history of private aviation in Southern California during the period of the 1930s to the 1960s. Call Number :...
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Note : Difficult to undertand, as in original recording. Description : Donald Douglas and T.C. Ryan are founders of two of the most influential aerospace companies in the world, and both were based in Southern California.   In this interview they discuss the founding of their companies, and how they influenced the growth of Southern California. Notes on original container : Night of aviation history.   Tape noisy - too many voices Call Number : C-140-A Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned...
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Description : T. Claude Ryan started Ryan Aeronautical, the builder of the Spirit of St. Louis, and one of the most important aviation companies in Southern California. In this audio, Ryan discusses the early days of his company. Call Number : R-2 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the San Diego Air and Space Museum. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond...
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